Apple adds new feature to let users directly report app scams

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has added a new-and-improved version of its “Report a Problem” button which will now let users directly report a scammy app from its listing in the App Store.


Scam hunter Kosta Eleftheriou, in a tweet, revealed that the button has not only returned to individual app listings for the first time in years, but it also now includes a dedicated “Report a scam or fraud” option in the drop-down menu.





Previously, the “Report a Problem” option was buried at the very bottom of the Apps and Games tabs in the App Store. Now, as of iOS 15, the “Report a Problem” button has been given a far more prominent location.


Tapping the button sends users to a dedicated website where one can choose to request a refund, report a quality issue, find their content, report offensive content, report a scam or fraud and more.


Earlier, it only used to show “Report suspicious activity,”…

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